Disabilities No Longer A Barrier to Great Lakes' Waters

Oct 2, 2017

Julie Cataldo prepared to be lifted from her wheelchair into an accessible kayak on the Erie Canal.
Credit Veronica Volk, Great Lakes Today

The Great Lakes region provides recreational opportunities all year – whether it’s hiking in the fall, ice fishing in the winter, or boating in the spring and summer. But not everyone is able to access the waters in the same way. Now, people with disabilities are getting more options.